On Saturday the 28th of May, we hosted our first Flavour Session at Chancery Lane for friends and family. Like any adolescent boy, we were a little nervous about our first time (hosting a food research and development session that is) but any fears of underperformance were soon quashed by the sheer pleasure of the [...]
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June 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Events, Food, People, Place
April 5th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Chilango Chancery Lane, People, Place, Prosperity
The Chilango family is getting bigger and better and to celebrate our new restaurant opening at Chancery Lane on 5th May, we’re going to do what we do best: host a party! And there ain’t no party like a Chilango party, especially when there’s FREE burritos and live music.
On Cinco de Mayo (5th [...]
March 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Food, Guest Blogger, People
Liam Reynolds loves burritos as much as we do, as well as Mexican wrestling… but we thought he was just kidding when he said he was going to tattoo our “How to Eat a Burrito” graphic onto his body. WE. WERE. WRONG.
Here’s a guest blog from Liam telling the tale of just how our graphic [...]
February 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Cool Customer Comment, People, Place
At Chilango we get a lot of feedback from our guests but we were surprised to find this letter among the usually very boring collection of invoices we get in the mail. It certainly helped brighten up our day.
” Dear Chilango
Here is the money for a bag of chips that I took but did not [...]
November 19th, 2010 · No Comments · Food, People, Place, Upper Street
Santiago (known as Santi) has been working at Chilango for two years and received a shiny new Apple I-Touch at our quarterly staff party. Santi started out as a kitchen porter at Chilango but worked hard to focus on his cooking and management of the kitchen. He has excelled in his position but hasn’t forgotten how to [...]
November 19th, 2010 · No Comments · Events, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place, Prosperity
Over the last five years we’ve rolled – and you’ve eaten – hundreds of
thousands of burritos in our four restaurants, but did you know we just
gave away our ONE MILLIONTH BURRITO in our Fleet Street restaurant?
That’s right, one of our loyal guests, Matt Southall who works in the
area, ordered the one millionth burrito and we [...]
November 11th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Bluewater, By Shannon - Feedback Fundi, Food, People, Place, Prosperity
Andy is one of our Chefs at Chilango Bluewater and is an excellent example of what working at Chilango is all about. He takes pride in serving great food, in a friendly, clean environment to guests he genuinely cares about. With an endless supply of energy and great team spirit, Andy still finds time to [...]
November 8th, 2010 · 5 Comments · By Rob Quickfall - Fleet Street Manager, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place
Please meet Anthony and Matt(aka the fridge) who work in the area. On Friday, they downed 3 pints of beer and wolfed down 1 burrito between each pint in under an hour. A total of 3 burritos! They started with chicken, then steak and ended off with pork. We bought them their 3rd burrito in [...]
October 28th, 2010 · No Comments · Events, Food, Guest Blogger, People, Place
Last year on Mexico’s Independence Day, we held an event to raise money for the NSPCC. Hamish and David were lucky enough to win a trip to Mexico compliments of Chilango and the Mexico Tourist Board. They have been kind enough to share some of the highlights with us below:
Landing in Mexico City, we were [...]
October 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment · By Shannon - Feedback Fundi, Fleet Street, Food, People, Place, Prosperity
Rodrigo has been part of the Chilango team for almost two years and has one of the hottest roles as a chef in the Chilango Fleet Street kitchen. For those of you who don’t know, Fleet Street Chilango is a pretty busy place over lunch time with a constant, high demand for freshly prepared ingredients. [...]